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Model Type
Cruiser
Model Type
Off-Road
MSRP
$5,899
MSRP
$3,049
Warranty
12
Warranty
1
Insurance
Insurance
Finance
Finance
Generic Type (Primary)
Cruiser
Generic Type (Primary)
Off-Road
Manufacturer Country
Japan
Manufacturer Country
Japan
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age
16
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age
-
Parent Company
Yamaha
Parent Company
Yamaha
Display Name
V Star Classic
Display Name
YZ 85
Year
2004
Year
2004
Make
Yamaha
Make
Yamaha
Engine Type
V Twin
Engine Type
Single-Cylinder
Cylinders
2
Cylinders
1
Engine Stroke
4-Stroke
Engine Stroke
2-Stroke
Torque RPM
3000
Torque RPM
-
Cooling
Air
Cooling
Liquid
Valves
4
Valves
-
Valves Per Cylinder
2
Valves Per Cylinder
-
Valve Configuration
SOHC
Valve Configuration
Reed Valve
Bore (mm/in)
81 / 3.19
Bore (mm/in)
48 / 1.89
Stroke (mm/in)
63 / 2.48
Stroke (mm/in)
48 / 1.89
Displacement (cc/ci)
649 / 40
Displacement (cc/ci)
85 / 5
Compression Ratio
9.0:1
Compression Ratio
8.2:1
Starter
Electric
Starter
Kick
Fuel Requirements
Regular
Fuel Requirements
Regular
Fuel Type
Gas
Fuel Type
Gas / Oil Premix
Carburetion Brand
Mikuni
Carburetion Brand
Keihin
Fuel Injector
No
Fuel Injector
No
Carburetor
Yes
Carburetor
Yes
Number Of Carburetors
2
Number Of Carburetors
1
Carburetor Size (mm)
28
Carburetor Size (mm)
28
Carburetion Type
Carburetor
Carburetion Type
Carburetor
Transmission Type
Manual
Transmission Type
Manual
Number Of Speeds
5
Number Of Speeds
6
Overdrive
Yes
Overdrive
Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)
Shaft
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)
Chain
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)
2.714 / 1.9 / 1.458 / 1.167 / 0.967
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)
-
Reverse
No
Reverse
No
Heel Toe Shifter
Standard
Heel Toe Shifter
-
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5/6)
-
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5/6)
2.45 / 1.88 / 1.53 / 1.29 / 1.13 / 1
Wheels Composition
Aluminum
Wheels Composition
Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless
Tubed
Tube / Tubeless
Tubed
Front Wheel Width (in)
3
Front Wheel Width (in)
-
Rear Wheel Width (in)
3.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)
-
Tire Brand
Dunlop(R)
Tire Brand
Dunlop(R)
Front Tire Width
130
Front Tire Width
70
Front Tire Aspect Ratio
90
Front Tire Aspect Ratio
100
Front Tire Speed Rating
S
Front Tire Speed Rating
-
Front Wheel Diameter
16
Front Wheel Diameter
17
Rear Tire Width
170
Rear Tire Width
90
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio
80
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio
100
Rear Tire Speed Rating
S
Rear Tire Speed Rating
-
Rear Wheel Diameter
15
Rear Wheel Diameter
14
Front Tire (Full Spec)
Dunlop 130/90 SR16
Front Tire (Full Spec)
70/100 R17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)
Dunlop 170/80 SR15
Rear Tire (Full Spec)
90/100 R14
Front Brake Type
Disc
Front Brake Type
Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)
11.7 / 298
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)
8.7 / 220
Rear Brake Type
Drum
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)
7.9 / 200
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)
7.5 / 190
Front Suspension Type
Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Type
Inverted Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)
1.61 / 41
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)
1.4 / 36
Front Travel (in/mm)
5.5 / 140
Front Travel (in/mm)
10.8 / 274
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load
No
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load
No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping
No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping
Yes
Front Central Suspension Strut
No
Front Central Suspension Strut
No
Steering Damper
No
Steering Damper
No
Rear Suspension Type
Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Suspension Type
Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)
3.9 / 99
Rear Travel (in/mm)
11.3 / 287
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load
Yes
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load
Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping
No
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping
Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers
1
Number Rear Shock Absorbers
1
Steering Control
Handlebar
Steering Control
Handlebar
Length (ft)
8.04
Length (ft)
5.98
Width (in/mm)
36.6 / 930
Width (in/mm)
29.8 / 757
Height (in/mm)
43.5 / 1105
Height (in/mm)
45.7 / 1161
Wheelbase (in/mm)
64 / 1626
Wheelbase (in/mm)
49.5 / 1257
Turning Radius (ft)
10.2
Turning Radius (ft)
-
Ground Clearance (in/mm)
5.51 / 140
Ground Clearance (in/mm)
13.8 / 350.5
Length (ft/ft)
8
Length (ft/ft)
5
Length (ft/in)
0.5
Length (ft/in)
11.7
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)
505 / 229
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)
146 / 66
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)
545 / 247
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)
-
Payload Capacity (lbs/kgs)
441 / 200
Payload Capacity (lbs/kgs)
-
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)
4.2 / 16
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)
1.3 / 5
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)
0.79 / 3
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)
-
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)
1.29
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)
0.58
Seat Type
Two-Piece
Seat Type
One-Piece
Adjustable
No
Adjustable
No
Seat Material
Leather
Seat Material
Vinyl
Seat Location
Driver and Passenger
Seat Location
Driver
Seat Height (in/mm)
27.9 / 709
Seat Height (in/mm)
34 / 864
Number Of Seats
2
Number Of Seats
1
Detachable Passenger Seat
Standard
Detachable Passenger Seat
-
Grab Rail or Strap
Standard
Grab Rail or Strap
-
Frame
Steel
Frame
Steel
Floor Board Location
Driver
Floor Board Location
-
Hand Grips
Standard
Hand Grips
Standard
Foot Peg Location
Passenger
Foot Peg Location
Driver
Chain Guard
No
Chain Guard
-
Fork Guards
Yes
Fork Guards
Yes
Belt Guard
No
Belt Guard
No
Hand Guards
No
Hand Guards
-
Brush Guard
No
Brush Guard
No
Light Guard
No
Light Guard
No
Front Fender
Standard
Front Fender
Standard
Rear Fender
Standard
Rear Fender
Standard
Stand Type
Kick
Stand Type
Kick
Handlebars
Standard
Handlebars
Standard
License Plate
Standard
License Plate
-
Body Material
-
Body Material
Plastic
Chassis Protectors
-
Chassis Protectors
Yes
Drive Shaft Guard
-
Drive Shaft Guard
No
Saddle Bag Guard
-
Saddle Bag Guard
No
Exterior Covers
-
Exterior Covers
Standard
Trip Odometer
Standard
Trip Odometer
-
Speedometer
Standard
Speedometer
-
Warranty (Months)
12
Warranty (Months)
1
Battery Warranty (Months)
0
Battery Warranty (Months)
0
Paint
Standard
Paint
-
Metallic
-
Metallic
No
Handlebar Lock
Standard
Handlebar Lock
-
Rearview Mirrors
Standard
Rearview Mirrors
-
Underseat Storage
Standard
Underseat Storage
-
Lockable Storage
Standard
Lockable Storage
-
Helmet Locks
Standard
Helmet Locks
-
Halogen Headlight (s)
Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)
-
Headlight (s)
Standard
Headlight (s)
-
Light Type
Halogen
Light Type
-